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Whiskey at Fort Franklin

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CollectionTennessee State Library and Archives: James Robertson Papers view image
Document Information
Date January 4, 1794
Author Name Henry Knox (primary) Location: War Department
Recipient Name Isaac Craig (primary)
Summary Secretary of Treasury says he is content that the post of Fort Franklin be supplied with whiskey, for the time mentioned in letter, on account of contractors, and upon terms mentioned.
Document Format Copy of Signed Document
Document Notes [not available]
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups Isaac Craig; Henry Knox; Secretary of the Treasury; Alexander Hamilton; contractors; ;
Related Places War Department; Fort Franklin; ;
Keywords whiskey; ;
Key Phrases [not available]
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No. 1
War Department, January 4th, 1794
Sir,
I have received your letter of the 27th ultimo.
The Secretary of the Treasury has signified to me that he is content that the post at Fort Franklin be supplied with whiskey, for the time mentioned in your letter, on the account of the contractors, and upon the terms mentioned.
I am Sir, with esteem & respect, Your Obedt Servt
H Knox
Major Isaac Craig